BASS SAXHORN COMPENSATEUR

 BASS SAXHORN Système Compensateur.

BASS SAXHORN Système Compensateur. F. SUDRE. c.1900.
Stamped on the bell: "83 médailles et brevets / Halari / Diplome d honneur / F. SUDRE /
Facteur du Conservatoire / et de l  Armée / Seul fournisseur de la Marine / Rue des Poitevins / PARIS."
Additional stamps on the first valve: "n°2396 / Ajusteur Daniel Breveté (in an oval), horn with the initial F.S.".
"Système Compensateur" and tune stamped on a nickel plate soldered on the crooks.
4 Périnet valves.
"Systeme Compensateur", following the invention of Jean-Baptiste ARBAN,
and the work of E. DANIEL in Marseilles, at whose house François SUDRE was apprentice.
See the cornet in this inventory...
The New Langwill Index pp.10 / 80 / 391.